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Physical rehab for pelvic floor issues

Pelvic Floor Therapy & Rehab

The Pelvic Floor Dysfunction Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Program at Griffin Hospital was established to address urinary and fecal incontinence, constipation and pain issues in both women and men.

The incontinence program is for individuals with:

  • Pre-operative education and strengthening
  • Post-surgical management
  • Stress incontinence
  • Urge incontinence
  • Mixed incontinence
  • Over-active bladder
  • Mild cystocele
  • Rectocele
  • Uterine prolapsed
  • Fecal incontinence

The pelvic pain / pelvic floor tension program is for individuals with:

  • Post-surgical pain
  • Scar-tissue
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Endometriosis
  • Constipation
  • Coccyxodynia
  • Dyspareunia
  • Levator ani syndrome
  • Vaginismus
  • Vulvodynia
  • Vestibulitis
  • Painful episiotomy

A trained physical therapist will perform a comprehensive evaluation and develop and individualized treatment program for each patient and their diagnosis including:

  • Home program
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Training in bladder or bowel control
  • Use of modalities such as biofeedback, functional electrode stimulation, thermotherapy or cryotherapy
  • Manual therapy
  • Assessment of pelvic asymmetry

Learn more about The Center for Pelvic Health at Griffin Hospital